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Re: [IP] Rate of infusion - Disetronic



> <<  The MiniMed delivers 1/3 of the hourly basal every 20
> minutes.   >>
> 
> That is true if the hourly basal is 0.3.  If the basal is 0.4, it
> delivers 0.1 every 15 minutes, if it 0.5, it delivers 0.1 every 12
> minutes, if 0.6, 0.1 every 10 minutes.......
> 
> If the Disetronic delivers every three minutes, at what rate does it
> deliver?
>

Since the Disetronic delivers every three minutes, that's twenty 
times an hour, and running the theoretical lowest basal of .1 units 
an hour, the pump would infuse .005 units every three minutes.


George Lovelace
Dxed 1964, Pumping 8/13/98
"Disetronic Made Me Whole Again"
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